Gigasecond in Ruby
Calculate the moment when someone has lived for 10^9 seconds.
exercism fetch ruby gigasecond
Calculate the moment when someone has lived for 109 seconds.
A gigasecond is 109 (1,000,000,000) seconds.
For installation and learning resources, refer to the exercism help page.
For running the tests provided, you will need the Minitest gem. Open a terminal window and run the following command to install minitest:
gem install minitest
If you would like color output, you can
require 'minitest/pride' in
the test file, or note the alternative instruction, below, for running
the test file.
In order to run the test, you can run the test file from the exercise
directory. For example, if the test suite is called
hello_world_test.rb, you can run the following command:
To include color from the command line:
ruby -r minitest/pride hello_world_test.rb
Chapter 9 in Chris Pine's online Learn to Program tutorial. http://pine.fm/LearnToProgram/?Chapter=09
Submitting Incomplete Solutions
It's possible to submit an incomplete solution so you can see how others have completed the exercise.